The table below looks at the statistics for Cyber Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cyber Security over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cyber Security
Rank 81 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -
Permanent jobs citing Cyber Security 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.05% 0.081% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.097% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £46,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.62% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Cyber Security
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
772 1031 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.09% 83.82% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 694 808 721
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £30,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

Cyber Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cyber Security Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cyber Security
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Kent region.

Cyber Security Salary Trend in Kent

Cyber Security
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cyber Security across the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Cyber Security Salary Histogram in Kent

Cyber Security
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cyber Security within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sevenoaks - 4 £52,000 - 1
Chatham - 1 £65,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £24,000 -
Cyber Security
South East

Cyber Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security.

1 7 (58.33%) Broadband
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) SAS
6 1 (8.33%) MS Office
6 1 (8.33%) CISM
6 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) SSL
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) CISSP
6 1 (8.33%) IVR
6 1 (8.33%) Lucene
6 1 (8.33%) Nessus
6 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing

Cyber Security
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Cyber Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cyber Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Broadband
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) IVR
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) R
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (8.33%) Palantir
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago